Congresswoman Karen Bass, Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Ranking Member of the Africa Subcommittee released the following statement on the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela, former president of the Republic of South Africa.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after voting against the latest House Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act.
Rep. Karen Bass released the following statement on the latest developments in Los Angeles after the Zimmerman verdict and local arrests related to demonstrations across the city.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement in reaction to the jury verdict in the Trayvon Martin murder trial.
Congresswoman Karen Bass released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the Republican Farm Bill without the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as food stamps.
Congresswoman Karen Bass offered an amendment to the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2014 (H.R. 2609) that called for no federal funds to be used to implement, administer or enforce fracking in the Inglewood Oil Field for the coming fiscal year.
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement in reaction to congressional Republicans' press conference on the doubling of student loan interest rates.
Congresswoman Karen Bass issued the following statement on the passing of former Representative William H. Gray (D-Pa.), the first African American to Chair the House Budget Committee as well as the first to serve as majority whip in the House of Representatives.
Rep. Bass Statement on the Passage of the Resolution Calling for an End to the Crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Congresswoman Karen Bass, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, released the following statement after the Foreign Affairs Committee unanimously passed her bipartisan resolution to address the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Congresswoman Karen Bass, a Member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement in reaction to the Supreme Court’s ruling striking down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Prop 8.